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Holisticare Hospice

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How can you benefit by being a volunteer?

  • Build your resumé - volunteer experience shows proof of motivation, commitment, initiative, dependability, and flexibility
  • Develop interpersonal skills
  • Increase meaning and purpose in your life
  • Experience significant opportunities for growth and development
  • If you are serving field placement or class-required volunteer hours, we are happy to complete any reporting required by your school

Connect one-on-one with patients:

  • Visit patients near your school or home
  • Read to patients, engage sensory and emotional memories, assist with life review and activities, give a hand massage
  • Contribute to our patients’ quality of life just by being there

We offer you:

  • FREE TB test
  • Extremely flexible assignments - daytime or evening, weekdays or weekends
  • Convenient FREE training that fits your schedule

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About Holisticare Hospice

Location:

1144 Hooper Avenue #208, Toms River, NJ 08753, US

Mission Statement

From its inception, the mission of Holisticare Hospice has been to ensure that end-of-life care envelops the patient, their caregivers, and their families with spiritual and physical comfort. Forgoing curative treatment and opting for a palliative approach allows hospice care to be provided where the patient lives, surrounded by family and friends with the support of experienced healthcare professionals.

Description

Hospice is a type of care and a philosophy of care that focuses on the palliation of a terminally ill patient’s symptoms. These symptoms can be physical, emotional, spiritual or social in nature. Hospice care is provided to people that have a limited life expectancy and choose comfort and relief from pain and other symptoms.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Shorrock Gardens Care Center75 Old Toms River RdBrick, NJ 08723

(40.02556,-74.15843)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • At least 2 hours per week

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